Radiohead Postpones Part of Europe Tour

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By Michael Lewittes


Radiohead has postponed part of its European tour after a stage in Toronto collapsed on Saturday, killing the band’s drum technician, Scott Johnson, and injuring three other crew members.

The band said in a statement on Thursday that the postponing of several concerts in Italy, Germany, and Switzerland is due to its “dealing with the grief and shock ensuing from this terrible accident,” as well as “practical considerations,” including the damage done to its light show, which was “decades old and therefore hard to replace.”

The group says it plans to resume its shows in Nimes, France on July 10

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